-- the right to privacy; and
-- much more, including a traditionally mostly free and open media within certain limits most states impose.
Nonetheless, Israel violates its own law and international ones by imposing censorship as it sees fit. For example, during Operation Cast Lead when it restricted on-the-scene coverage to suppress its crimes of war and against humanity, now revealed in detail but ruthlessly assailed as untrue.
Despite America's First Amendment, the dominant US media self-censor, and in war zones, the Pentagon allows no independent coverage, instead using "embedded" journalists of its choosing.
Claim: "Law (is) used to de-legitimize the sovereignty of democratic states."
No state, democratic of otherwise, has the right to violate fundamental international laws nor remain unaccountable when they do. Israel and America are serial offenders.
Claim: The law is used to "frustrate the ability of democracies to defend themselves against terrorism."